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Empires Of The Sea

Author : Roger Crowley  |  Pub Date : 2009  |  Publisher : Random House Incorporated

ISBN 10 : 9780812977646
ISBN 13 : 0812977645

A thrilling account of the brutal decades-long battle between Christendom and Islam for the soul of Europe. This struggle's brutal climax came between 1565 and 1571, seven years th..



Empires Of The Sea

Author : Roger Crowley  |  Pub Date : 2009-06-04  |  Publisher : Faber & Faber

ISBN 10 : 9780571250806
ISBN 13 : 0571250807

In 1521, Suleiman the Magnificent, ruler of the Ottoman Empire at the height of its power, despatched an invasion fleet to the island of Rhodes. This was the opening shot in an epi..



City Of Fortune

Author : Roger Crowley  |  Pub Date : 2012-01-24  |  Publisher : Random House

ISBN 10 : 9780679644262
ISBN 13 : 0679644261

“The rise and fall of Venice’s empire is an irresistible story and [Roger] Crowley, with his rousing descriptive gifts and scholarly attention to detail, is its perfect chronic..



Empire Of The Seas

Author : Brian Lavery  |  Pub Date : 2012-05-31  |  Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781844861842
ISBN 13 : 1844861848

This new book, a tie-in to a major BBC TV series presented by Dan Snow, is written by one of the nation's foremost naval historians, and tells the story of how the Royal Navy shape..



Conquerors

Author : Roger Crowley  |  Pub Date : 2015-09-15  |  Publisher : Faber & Faber

ISBN 10 : 9780571290918
ISBN 13 : 0571290914

As remarkable as Columbus and the conquistador expeditions, the history of Portuguese exploration is now almost forgotten. But Portugal's navigators cracked the code of the Atlanti..



Empire Of Extinction

Author : Ryan Tucker Jones  |  Pub Date : 2014  |  Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 9780199343416
ISBN 13 : 0199343411

"Empire of Extinction examines the causes and consequences of environmental catastrophe resulting from Russia's imperial expansion into the North Pacific. Gathering a host of Siber..



The Sea And Civilization

Author : Lincoln Paine  |  Pub Date : 2015-10-27  |  Publisher : Vintage

ISBN 10 : 9781101970355
ISBN 13 : 1101970359

A monumental, wholly accessible work of scholarship that retells human history through the story of mankind's relationship with the sea. An accomplishment of both great sweep and i..